Avantgarde Acoustic - TRIO CLASSICO XD

TRIO CLASSICO

Pure pleasure. The Classico version of the Trio XD is the logical visualization of the outstanding technical features of the Trio speakers: to transform the art of simple music reproduction into an almost voluptuous experience involving all your senses.

The head says: This designer frame version uses the exact same horns and drivers and is technically identical to the standard Trio XD version with its straight frame structure. The heart says: This is as thrilling and exciting as a real concert - for both your ears and eyes!

The System
TRIO CLASSICO XD Produktübersicht

Overview

TRIO CLASSICO XD

  • 109 dB efficiency
  • 27 Ohm drivers with Strontium ferrite magnets
  • 180 mm spherical tweeter horn
  • 570 mm spherical midrange horn
  • 950 mm spherical low-midrange horn
  • 100 V CPC crossover design
  • Orbital designer frame
  • Subwoofers available as separate units
Midrange driver
TRIO CLASSICO XD Produktübersicht

HORN

Horn type Spherical horn
Horn type ABS, pressure molded
Horn finish polished and lacquered
Horn dispersion angle 180 degrees
horn mouth area 0.255 sqm
horn diameter 570 mm
horn length 430 mm
CDC (Controlled Dispersion Characteristic) yes

HORN DRIVER

membrane diameter 50 mm, 2”
membrane material Coated PEEK
magnet material Strontium Ferrite
Tweeter driver
TRIO CLASSICO XD Produktübersicht

HORN

Horn type Spherical horn
Horn material ABS, pressure molded
Horn finish polished and lacquered
Horn dispersion angle 180 degrees
Horn area 0,025 sqm
Horn diameter 180 mm
Horn length 85 mm

HORN DRIVER

membrane diameter 200 mm, 8”
membrane material Soft Mesh
magnet material Strontium Ferrite
Low / middle tone
TRIO CLASSICO XD Produktübersicht

Horn

Horn type Spherical horn
Horn material ABS, pressure molded
Horn finish polished and lacquered
Horn dispersion angle 180 degrees
horn mouth area 0.709 sqm
horn diameter 950 mm
horn length 650 mm
CDC (Controlled Dispersion Characteristic) yes

HORN DRIVER

membrane diameter 200 mm, 8”
membrane material Soft Mesh
magnet material Strontium Ferrite
Mechanische Konstruktion
TRIO CLASSICO XD Produktübersicht

MECHANICAL CONSTRUCTION

Footing 4 custom made spike cones with precision adjusting mechanism
Frame Base frame from solid casted aluminium, 3 steel frame rails
Frame/cylinder connectors Solid aluminium spacers with aluminium tightening knobs (knurled surface)
Horn mounting Threaded connection for midrange and tweeter horns
Housing cylinder treatment Innen angebrachte Internal damping mats
Avantgarde Acoustic - TRIO CLASSICO XD
Avantgarde Acoustic - TRIO CLASSICO XD
Avantgarde Acoustic - TRIO CLASSICO XD
Avantgarde Acoustic - TRIO CLASSICO XD

Official Gallery | Customer Galleries

Individualisation

Avantgarde Acoustic TRIO CLASSICO

Horn: !!!hornColorLabels[hornColorChoice]!!!

Horn Colors

  • !!!hornColorLabels[color]!!!

Color of the Year 2017/18

Caribbean feeling included: until May 2018 the horns of the TRIO CLASSICO XD will be available in KOKOMO BEACH BLUE, at attractive conditions!

Color of the Year 2017
DUO XD in Kokomo Beach Blue

Test Reviews

AN AVANTGARDE TRIO OWNER REVEALS HIS SECRETS

There´s nothing quite large horns if you want to make a strong visual statement! The Sound Travels episode features a high-efficiency system with a mix of technologies, past ...

AUSTRALIAN HI FI logo

Read more …

TRIO G2 EXCLUSIVELY IN HUNGARY

With the Trio G2 the music was powerful, filling the whole room, but it wasn't thrusting. Even though it was loud, each instrument was right on the spot, and none of ...

STEREO SOUND & VISION HUNGARY logo

Read more …

EXCLUSIVIDAD ABSOLUTA

"Una estética sonora poco habitual entre los amantes del High End absoluto de nuestro país, un anfitrión absolutamente singular y un  stablecimiento que sabe estar como ...

ALTA FIDELIDAD SPAIN logo

Read more …

SPECTACULAR . . .

"My first impression when I heard the TRIO with BASSHORN was just one word ...Spectacular! I have never experienced such cutting, crisp sound reproduction before. A flood of ...

ANALOG JAPAN logo

Read more …

THE ARCHETYPE OF THE ONE AND ONLY SPEAKER

“Every audiophile wants them. It is the simple quest for a classic and true style. The Avantgarde TRIO system is obviously the archetype of the one and only “natural” ...

HIFI AND HIVI MONTHLY Taiwan logo

Read more …

YOU CAN VIRTUALLY FEEL THE AIR MOVING

“You can virtually feel the air moving in its tonality and intensity - a real experience! The purity of the sound all of a sudden straps you to the seat as if you were sitting ...

STEREO E IMAGE France logo

Read more …

TRIO REACHED A STATE OF SPEAKING THE TRUTH AT LAST

<“Mr. Matthias Ruff of Avantgarde Acoustic was shocked by the sound of ordinary horn systems and since then was taking pains to develop the ideal horn concept by the means ...

STEREO Japan logo

Read more …

TRIO WITH BASSHORN IS RESETTING THE CLOCK

“The TRIO with BASSHORN is - so to speak - resetting the clock. It reminds us that a speaker with high sensitivity and correctly executed horn technology is the only serious ...

PRESTIGE AUDIO France logo

Read more …

EXTRAORDINARY WITH A HUGE SCALE SOUNDSTAGE

“The TRIO with six BASSHORNS is a ultra modern, huge fully horn loaded speaker system that cannot be designed without using on today’s modern technologies. The precise, high ...

STEREO SOUND Japan logo

Read more …

PURE ACOUSTICS AND A REALISM IN SOUND

“Pure acoustics, only the absolute necessary electronics - and a realism in sound is achieved in the audiophile royal class only by the size of the TRIO horns. Back to the ...

HANDELSBLATT Germany logo

Read more …

UNBELIEVABLE HIGH END SENSATION

“An unbelievable high end sensation. The TRIO with BASSHORN plays extremely civilized and extremely unlimited. No colorations, beautiful separation of the chorus – ...

STEREO Germany logo

Read more …

UP-FRONT, DELICATE, YET POWERFUL

“The TRIO with BASSHORNs is a very special super speaker that delivers the superiority of a high sensitivity horn speaker system to the audience. Avantgarde took a ...

STEREO SOUND Japan logo

Read more …

SURELY ONE OF THE BEST SPEAKERS IN THE WORLD

“Leisure of it all. Rest assured, these are surely one of the best speakers in the world that´s worth every penny spent. True to its brand name Avantgarde Acoustic are ...

LIVING DIGITAL India logo

Read more …

A MASTERPIECE TO SHOW YOUR GRANDEUR

“Be overwhelmed by an unexpected favor to your eyes and to your ears. With the TRIO system Avantgarde Acoustic has repositioned the horn technology. It is not old-fashioned ...

HI-FI AND HI-VI MONTHLY logo

Read more …

A CHARM LIKE NO OTHER SPEAKER HAS

“Fresh, raw sound by the unique TRIO spherical horn system with its SUB231 subwoofer. Sometimes this speaker takes my breath away with its sound. I can feel the charm like no ...

STEREO SOUND Japan logo

Read more …

DIFFERENCES IN PRESSURE ARE FASTIDIOUSLY REPRODUCED

“The virtue of the TRIO hornspeaker: its distinctive dynamics. The music seams to jump directly into the ear. Fast and complex sequences are incredibly precise seperated. ...

FAZ Germany logo

Read more …

THE TRIO MAKES A STATEMENT AS BIG AS LIVE

“If you have any affinity for horn speakers, you must admire and perhaps even lust for the TRIO. This is another speaker that makes a statement big as life. The TRIO made ...

SOUNDSTAGE logo

Read more …

MMMMMM, MMMMM, GOOOOOD!

<Straightaway, I was captivated by the speed and immensity of the sound. The TRIO/BASSHORN combo was blazingly fast, incredibly dynamic, frequency-extended, exceptionally ...

SIX MOONS.COM logo

Read more …

ENGINEERED AND BUILT TO PERFECTION - LIKE A SCULPTURE

“This speaker reveals details, which no boxed speaker is capable of. Listening in front of these majestic horns is like driving a racing car. The acceleration is incomparable. ...

STEREOPLAY Germany logo

Read more …

THIS IS SIMPLY THE BEST!

“The only criteria that really counts - capability to reproduce music – the TRIO is an offer without any competition in the top end. The TRIO controls the atmosphere and ...

HAUTE FIDELITE France logo

Read more …

UTTERLY COMPELLING AND INTOXICATING PERFORMANCE

<“Utterly compelling and intoxicating performance from a system representing high-end technology from two continents. Capital intensive, but the results make for ...

AUDIO VIDEO logo

Read more …

WHO ONES HEARD THIS FASCINATING SPEAKER . . .

“The true strength of the TRIO is when playing loud. The violant gitarre riffs of Rammstein sound as a live concert in the first row. But even with tender levels the horn ...

T3 Germany logo

Read more …

AS AUDIOPHILE AS IT CAN BE!

A very long and comprehensive article about the Trio system. It includes a very detailled explanation on the technology of Avantgarde Acoustic. An english translation is still ...

AUDIOPHILE KOREA logo

Read more …

HOLEEE COW, MORE THAN A DUO ON STEROIDS, MUCH MORE

“Holeee Cow. More than a Duo on steroids, much more. This is another level. All the same attributes, but more. More detail, wider, deeper soundstage, bass with physical ...

AUDIO ASYLUM logo

Read more …

EASILY THE FASTEST AND MOST REALISTICALLY DYNAMIC SPEAKER

“They are easily the fastest and most realistically dynamic loudspeakers I´ve heard. Their greatness lies not only in their huge dynamic capabilities but in the natural ...

STEREOPHILE logo

Read more …

THERE IS NO LOUDSPEAKER ON THE PLANET WITH BETTER . . .

“These gorgeous flowers make music and music-makers sound astonishingly realistic. There is no loudspeaker on the planet with better dynamic range and scaling than the TRIO. ...

TAS logo

Read more …

BEAUTIFUL DYNAMIC MUSIC DISPLAYING THE QUALITIES . . .

"The Trio made beautifully dynamic music, displaying the qualities I would look for in a big horn speaker without showing any of the traditional weaknesses. If horns are your ...

SOUNDSTAGE logo

Read more …

THE MOST FASCINATING SPEAKER SYSTEM OF OUR TIMES

“Horn culture par excellence: three spherical horns guarantee unlimited dynamics and a new level of fun. The natural tonal balance - which I absolutely did not expect - did ...

STEREO Germany logo

Read more …

THE BEST LOUDSPEAKER IN THE WHOLE BLOOMING WORLD

“They are unquestionably the finest loudspeakers I have heard in my home and, without any doubt, one of the best loudspeaker systems in the whole blooming world ... and from ...

FI Magazine logo

Read more …

SO FAR AN UNKNOWN QUALITY

“A percussion solo or the powerful cue of a large orchestra quickly teaches us that absolutely perfect sound reproduction is possible. Realised to an extent that turns even ...

IMAGE HIFI Germany logo

Read more …

Awards

21HIFI.COM AWARD 2011-2012, CHINA

SPEAKER SYSTEM OF THE YEAR AWARD 2012

Avantgarde Acoustic™ Trio speaker system with six Basshorns was honored with the BEST SPEAKER SYSTEM OF THE YEAR AWARD 2011 - 2012 by the 21hifi.com magazine, China. The ...

Read more …

BEST SOUND OF THE SHOW AWARD 2011

BEST SOUND OF THE SHOW AWARD 2011, POLAND

Avantgarde Acoustic™ is honored by the High Fidelity Magazine, Polen with the BEST SOUND OF THE SHOW AWARD 2011 for its presentation at the High End Show 2011 in Munich, Germany.

AUDIO EXCELLENCE AWARD

AUDIO EXCELLENCE AWARD 2004, JAPAN

Avantgarde Acoustic™ ´s Trio speaker system is honored with the AUDIO EXCELLENCE AWARD 2004 by the ONGEN PUBLISHING Co. "For novelty and originality of the horn speaker system", Japan

STEREO SOUND GRAND PRIX AWARD 2003

GRAND PRIX AWARD 2003, JAPAN

Avantgarde Acoustic™ s Trio speaker system with six Basshorns is honored with the GRAND PRIX AWARD 2003 by the STEREO SOUND magazine, Japan.

ABSOLUTE SOUND GOLDEN EAR AWARD

GOLDEN EAR AWARD 2000, USA

Avantgarde Acoustic™ s Trio speaker system is honored with the GOLDEN EAR AWARD 2000 by the ABSOLUTE SOUND magazine, USA.

Purity meets Performance

The question will come. At the latest at the sight of a DUO GROSSO in "Tourmaline Vivid Black". Or a TRIO CLASSICO with BASSHORN. Perhaps also when reading enthusiastic expressions from customers and experts. What's so special about Avantgarde Acoustic?

more about Avantgarde Acoustic >

Horn Technology

Our horn speakers stand for a timeless idea. The horn as an acoustic principle is the leading motif, the implementation in modern, high-quality products the great challenge.

more about Horn Technology >

The Avantgarde Acoustic Showroom

Technologies

Horn Technology

More than 100 years ago, Emil Berliner was the first to present his gramophone to the public. The horn funnel reinforced the mechanical vibrations of the needle in the record groove, making it audible for the human ear.

More about horn technology

Inspiration

Customer Galleries

Are You a proud owner of an avantgarde acoustic product and would You like to share it with others? Are you interested in an avantgarde product and are You looking for inspiration? Then join the Avantgarde Acoustic customer gallery!

To the Galleries

Brochures

Download Brochures

Our website remains answerable to you? Would you like to read the details of certain products again? Then here you will find the brochures, fact sheets and many other information in PDF format for download.

Go to download-section